STOCKTON — In its final regular season matches of the season, Sacramento State dropped a pair at the Raney Sand Volleyball Courts. The Hornets fell to San Jose State, 3-2, before losing later in the day to host Pacific, 4-1.
Today marked the final regular season tuneups before the Hornets compete at the Big West Conference Championship in Honolulu on April 27-29.
The Hornets used seven different lineups in today's doubleheader, staying with the same doubles teams at Nos. 3, 4 and 5.
In the loss to San Jose State, the Hornets got wins from Mikaela Nocetti/Sarah Davis at No. 1 (21-16, 22-24, 15-11) and Kennedy Kurtz/Lana Brown at No. 2 (21-16, 22-24, 18-16). The Hornets weren't far off winning the match as Skyler Takeda/Macey Hayden fell in three tight sets at No. 3 by a 19-21, 21-17, 15-12 score.
Hannah Meadows/Cianna Andrews lost at No. 4 (21-16, 21-16), and Brigitte Murdock/Paige Swinney fell at No. 5 by a 21-11, 21-18 score.
The Hornets' lone doubles win against Pacific came from Sarah Davis/Kennedy Kurtz at No. 2 by a 21-12, 21-17 score.
Sacramento State's scores from today can be found below.
San Jose State 3, Sacramento State 2
1. Mikaela Nocetti/Sarah Davis (SAC) def. Nandyala Gama/Lyndi Scholl (SJSU) 21-16, 22-24, 15-11
2. Kennedy Kurtz/Lana Brown (SAC) def. Julia Golbeck/Ciara Reistad (SJSU) 21-16, 22-24, 18-16
3. Breann Robinson/Luiza Andrade (SJSU) def. Skyler Takeda/Macey Hayden (SAC) 19-21, 21-17, 15-12
4. Laura Parts/Jamie Hirai (SJSU) def. Hannah Meadows/Cianna Andrews (SAC) 21-16, 21-16
5. Summer Avery/Ryann Thomison (SJSU) def. Brigitte Murdock/Paige Swinney (SAC) 21-11, 21-18
Pacific 4, Sacramento State 1
1. Andie Shelton/Skylar Wine (PAC) def. Mikaela Nocetti/Lana Brown (SAC) 21-12, 16-21, 15-12
2. Sarah Davis/Kennedy Kurtz (SAC) def. Hanne De Schrijver/Roni Long (PAC) 21-12, 21-17
3. Alex Holt/Katrin Gotterba (PAC) def. Skyler Takeda/Macey Hayden (SAC) 21-8, 21-9
4. Emily Baptista/Maycie LaBass (PAC) def. Cianna Andrews/Hannah Meadows (SAC) 21-10, 21-14
5. Ashlyn Fleming/Taylor Poncetta (PAC) def. Brigitte Murdock/Paige Swinney (SAC) 21-18, 21-19
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